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Super-Safe Contractor's Saw La Plata MD

The contractor's saw will use the same highly engineered blade-stopping technology as the cabinet saw. We think it's the best safety feature to be introduced in years.

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(301) 753-6120
7470 Mason Springs Rd
La Plata, MD

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The Home Depot
(703)619-5124
7710 Richmond Hwy
Alexandria, VA
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

Lowe's of La Plata, MD
301-539-7960
300 Rosewick Road La Plata, MD, 20646
La Plata, MD
 
Lowe's
(301) 539-7960
300 Rosewick Road
La Plata, MD
Hours
M-SA 6 am - 10 pm
SU 8 am - 8 pm

ABC Supply Co.,Inc/Waldorf
301-932-9700
44 Industrial Park Dr Waldorf, MD, 20602
Waldorf, MD
 
The Home Depot
(301)638-7222
12050 Jefferson Farm Pl
Waldorf, MD
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Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

The Home Depot
(301)839-9600
6003 Oxon Hill Road
Oxon Hill, MD
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-8:00pm

La Plata Mill & Supply Co Inc
(301) 934-8161
213 Kent Ave
La Plata, MD
 
Belair Road Supply
(301) 934-1800
10370 Theodore Green Blvd
White Plains, MD
 
Fastenal- Waldorf
301-632-6386
3472 Rockerfeller Ct Waldorf, MD, 20602
Waldorf, MD
 
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Super-Safe Contractor's Saw

Super-Safe Contractor’s Saw

 

    

Remember the hot dog saw? That's the one whose blade stops and drops below the table the instant it touched the hot dog–or your finger. Well, that was a cabinet saw, and now the same company, SawStop, is introducing a contractor's-style saw. As you'd expect, it costs much less than their cabinet saw. The contractor's saw will use the same highly engineered blade-stopping technology as the cabinet saw. We think it's the best safety feature to be introduced in years. But will it be a good saw, otherwise? We've been using the cabinet-saw version for three years now in our own shop—it's our main saw—and we think it's a terrific machine. We've tested the brake mechanism (yes, it works as advertised!) and tried out every feature. It's as good or better than any other cabinet saw on the market. We haven't seen the contractor's saw yet, but SawStop says “it will be the best contractor's saw made.” Judging by their track record, we think you can take that to the bank. SawStop says that their contractor's saws will be available in the spring of 2008, and should cost about $1,500.

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SawStop, www.sawstop.com (866) 570-3200, 10” Contractor's Saw, about $1,500.


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